Geoff Berner and Rae Spoon in concert

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November 29th, join us for Dinner and a Concert with the ever fabulous Geoff Berner and Rae Spoon!

Dinner and Concert $25
Dinner is a wild ride of Modern Eastern European treats including Hungarian smoked paprika and roasted tomato meat balls, a beautiful sweet and sour cabbage side, little buns filled with savory Russian goodness and a delicious Solvenian Pastry filled with heaven for dessert.

Concert only is $15

Cash Bar

Doors at 7:00 Dinner 7:15 (though you can take your time to eat) Concert starts at 8:00pm

Park Community Centre, Brandon

Tickets available through Board Members, brandonfolkfestival@gmail.com or below


Ticket options




Call for Volunteers Now Open!

Want to volunteer at the Festival this year? Come join the team that gets this up in the air and makes it run…quite a miraculous thing to be a part of really. Just email Yoko at
folkfestvolunteer@gmail.com fill out her form and you’ll be on your way to life inside the festival!

It’s how our Artistic Director got started at the festival, volunteering in the food truck the festival ran, when she was 15. For anyone who hasn’t volunteered but has thought about it, we’d encourage you to give it a try.

2014 lineup announced

The 30th annual Brandon Folk, Music & Art Festival is pleased to announce their line-up will feature a wide range of artists from around Manitoba, across Canada, and even the United States and the United Kingdom.

Appearing at the 2014 festival will be:

  • Martin Sexton (USA)  
  • Cold Specks (ONT/UK)
  • Ben Caplan & the Casual Smokers (NOVA SCOTIA)
  • isKwé (MB)
  • Mariachi Ghost (MB)
  • Chez Willi (MB)
  • Kaylee Jay (MB)
  • The DoneFors (ONT)
  • Son Latino Band (MB)
  • Ben Sures (ALBERTA)
  • Wax Mannequin (ONT)
  • shayne avec i grec (BC)
  • Slow Spirit (MB)
  • Matt Epp (MB)

More will be announced in the coming weeks.

Ticket prices are largely the same as last year, with earlybird weekend passes just $64 for the three-day festival, and just $56 for students and seniors.

UPDATE: Earlybird ticket sales have now ended.

Warm up with a Scotch tasting

The Brandon Folk, Music and Art Society present their inaugural

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Scotch Night Fundraiser

Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 7p.m.

Taste and learn a bit about 30 Scotches, enjoy live music and a light dinner in the beautiful surroundings of the ACC Culinary Arts Dining Room.

A perfect Valentine’s gift and a fabulous way to spend one of the last nights of winter, sipping Scotch by a fire.

Tickets are $100 each and a tax receipt will be issued for part of the ticket. Proceeds from the event will go towards programming in the 2014 year (50%) and to ongoing costs of developing the Strand Community Performance and Art Centre (50%).

For further information please email brandonfolkfestival@gmail.com




Raffle prize winning numbers!

Check your tickets folks as we have now made the draw for our raffle prize winners!

Ticket # Color:
7537073 yellow
7537317 yellow
7537120 yellow
7536797 yellow
7536745 yellow
7536780 yellow
O58670 blue
O58767 blue
914133 blue
914891 blue
7537338 yellow
914789 blue
914812 blue
7536505 yellow
914919 blue
O58018 blue
7537365 yellow
7537163 yellow
7537453 yellow
914455 blue

If you have a winning ticket, please e-mail brandonfolkfestival@gmail.com to arrange a time to pick up your prize! Thank you for supporting the festival!

Early Bird Tickets!

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Tickets are now available at all ticket locations!

Including (in Brandon):

Lady of the Lake

Faders Music

Brandon University Students Union Office

Ten Thousand Villages

Ted Good Music

Winnipeg:

Neighbourhood Bookstore & Cafe and The Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store

Onanole:

Poor Michaels Bookshop and Cafe

*** Early Bird prices are only available for a limited time, so get yours today!